So, you’ve got your hands on one of the best adv motorbikes on the market and you are ready to hit the open road. But where do you start? Where do you go? The trip down to the local mall might not satisfy a need for adventure. Conveniently here is a list for you to scroll through and find yourself a location worth the road trip.
All over the world, there are roads that bikers just love to ride down. Keep reading to find out more!
Head to the land of the Vikings. Norway has some stunning hills and stretches of road ideal for you and your bike. There are some areas only accessible by ferry, but the stretches of roads between Bergen and Andalsnes take you up hills, zigzagging across the landscape and through the land’s deepest fjord.
If you want to see an expanse of beautiful Nordic landscapes, grab your bike and head here.
The Great Ocean Road, Australia
This stretch of road will take you roughly 3.5 hours to drive down, but will give you plenty to look at and explore should you want to take a break. The road runs between Melbourne and Peterborough and takes you through multiple different landscapes, including rainforest and shorelines. The best place to stop is the renowned Shipwreck Cove that has plenty of places to explore.
Curious? Add it to your bucket list.
The Cape Town Circuit, South Africa
Are you an animal lover? Then this expansive road might be what you call for. 1050 miles or 1690km long it will take you roughly a day to get from one end to another. Plain and simple it is just a long stretch of road that takes you winding through the landscape. There are chances to spot some of the local wildlife. What’s not to like?
Dales and Moors, Yorkshire, England
Say what you like about the weather, but the UK has some excellent stretches of road. The road that links the Kendal to Whitby has everything: straights where you can pick up speed, areas on consecutive bends, and a landscape that goes from wilderness to cozy markets towns. There are plenty of places to stop if you need to, your trip can be completed in a little under a day.
The Road of Death, Bolivia
Perhaps you are a bit of an adrenaline junkie. This road can be completed in a few hours as it is only 38 miles (61km) long. However, as the name implies, this isn’t a road to be taken lightly. This is the anomaly on this list that should only be tackled by experienced bikers. However, it could be added to a novice’s list for a future ride.
Bear in mind that The Road of Death has been declared one of the most dangerous roads in the world, so… pictures and videos could be enough if you aren’t ready for this advanced trip yet.
California and the American West
Land of the free, home of the brave, and the location of a huge 3500 mile (5630km) route between LA and San Francisco. This mega-adventure weaves between multiple national parks, down the iconic route 66, across parts of the desert and through some beautiful landscapes. See it to believe it!
Have a search around and find a piece of road to let your hair down and pick up some speed. Always be safe, never do anything silly and make sure you have enough experience to take on a roads like Bolivia’s most famous, The Road of Death. Otherwise, have an amazing adventure!